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Virtual Cycle for a Cure 2020

29 Aug 2020 - 30 Sep 2020

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JDRF Ford Cycle for a Cure


Join us for the second edition of Cycle for a Cure supported by Ford, as we take on our flagship cycling challenge from a safe, social distance.

Select your route, grease up your chain, take to roads in your local area or jump on a turbo trainer or watt bike and clock up the kilometres to help us Cycle towards a Cure for type 1 diabetes.

Event information

We’re asking you to take on one of five iconic challenges, from August 29th – September 30th, to help us raise vital funds so that we can continue to fund life changing research and support the type 1 community.

We’ve added some exciting additional route options to our usual two route format so that you can really challenge yourself this September.

Choose your route and your distance

  • Cycle for a Cure 50km route (Child and beginner friendly) 
  • Cycle for a Cure 100km route
  • London to Paris route: 500km
  • Ford Dunton to Ford Cologne route: 600km
  • Lands End to John o’Groats route: 1400km

What you’ll get

  • Cycle for a Cure medal for all fundraising participants
  • Fully Strava integrated platform to record your rides
  • Tips from Team Novo Nordisk pro cyclists
  • Stewardship and fundraising support from the team at JDRF
  • Raise £100 and receive a JDRF cycling jersey

Cycle for a Cure jerseys up for grabs

We also have five special jerseys to hand out to riders that go above and beyond throughout the event:

JDRF Ford Cycle for a Cure charity cycling event jerseys

  • Yellow jersey – Top Fundraiser
  • White jersey – Top Young Fundraiser (Under 16s)
  • Ford jersey – Top Ford Fundraiser
  • Polka dot jersey – The participant who encapsulates the spirit of the ride best
  • Green jersey – The top recruiter – Why not get your friends and family to sign up?

How to get involved

You can sign up for the virtual cycle for a cure event at our Cycle for a Cure 2020 microsite.

There is a £10 registration fee and a fundraising target of £200 – FLASH SALE – FREE ENTRY before 21 August – Use code CYCLE2020

We recommend that teams of three or more aim for a team total of £400.

If you have any further questions or want to know more information please feel free to send us an email at: CycleforaCure@jdrf.org.uk

Virtual Cycle for a Cure 2020 Sponsors

Take a look at our sponsors’ page and watch videos of their latest type 1 diabetes technologies and treatments.